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A historic fishing village with strong local traditions, Marsaxlokk is best known for its markets and bountiful seafood venues.

Marsaxlokk is a traditional fishing village in the South Eastern Region of Malta. The village is known for the Marsaxlokk Market, a large market which takes place around the whole village on Sundays and tourist market all days during the week. The inhabitants of the village are called the Xlukkajri and are historically fishermen. Tourists visit the town for the picturesque photo opportunities of the bay filled with colourful fishing boats, plethora of seafood restaurants and the very busy Sunday market that sells everything from fish, fruit and vegetables, delicatessen goods and groceries, to souvenirs, clothing and footwear. Another attraction is the nearby, spectacular, St. Peter's Pool.
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